Julia Anne Milin has wowed audiences worldwide with her warm and powerful soprano voice. Her most recent roles in New York City include Sieglinde with New York Lyric Opera and The First Lady with Manhattan Opera Studio. In Germany she sang Donna Anna in Mozart's Don Giovanni with the Lyric Opera Studio in Weimar, and Margherita in Boitos Mefistofele with the Lotte Lehmann Akademie in Brandenberg where she received thunderous applause for her impressive performance. (Märkische Allegemeine) In January of 2013, Miss Milin opened the Whakatane Summer Arts Festival in New Zealand with a night of Opera Favorites.
Contributing to new works, in 2010 Miss Milin joined the Bleecker Street Opera's Composer's Forum in New York City singing the role of Falca in Jordan Farrar's new opera The Day Boy and the Night Girl. She has also worked on the role of Madame Pompous in Penhorwood's Too Many Sopranos.
In addition to her stage work, Miss Milin is equally as accomplished on the concert stage and on film. In 2010 she apeared in the Lotte Lehmann Sommerfestival, congratulating the work of operatic legend, Lotte Lehmann in her home state of Brandenberg, Germany. In 2009 Julia Anne Milin joined the repertoire company of Pacific Opera in New York City where she was featured in scenes from the roles of Desdemona (Otello), Mimi (La Boheme), and Giulietta (Les Contes d'Hoffmann). In collaboration with Engel Entertainment, the scenes and concerts were filmed both in live performance and on location to be aired on cable television in the USA and eventually internationally.
Her repertoire includes La Contessa in Le nozze di Figaro, Leonora in Il Trovatore, the title role in Tosca, as well as Richard Strauss´ Arabella, Der Komponist, Die Feldmarschallin, and Rachel in Halevy's La Juive.
Julia Anne Milin is a graduate of the prestigious Indiana University Jacobs School of Music with a degree in Vocal Performance. She received additional training at the Lotte Lehmann Akademie, Lyric Opera Studio Weimar and, the Crittenden Opera studio in Boston and New York. She currently resides in New York City.
Mefistofele (Margherita, Elena)
La Forza del Destino (Leonora)
Il Trovatore (Leonore)
Don Carlo (Elisabetta)
Un Ballo in Maschera (Amelia)
Simon Boccanegra (Amelia)
Andrea Chenier (Maddalena)
Il Tabarro (Gioregtta)
Suor Angelica (Angelica)
La Boheme (Mimi, Musetta)
La Fanciulla del West (Minnie)
Manon Lescaut (Manon Lescaut)
Tannhäuser (Elisabeth, Venus)
Die Walküre (Sieglinde)
Don Giovanni (Donna Anna, Donna Elvira)
Le nozze di Figaro (La Contessa)
Ariadne auf Naxos (Der Kompanist, Prima Donna)
Julia Anne Milin is a scholarship recipient of the 2013 Il Cuore Canta opera workshop in Cold Spring, New York.